Welcome to the Virtual Arkansas Tech Department page. Use the information below to ensure students have appropriate hardware and software requirements for VA courses.
Individual students must have access to the following items:
|System Technical Requirements|
|2 GHz or higher (Windows)||512 Kbps download/upload (Canvas)|
|1.6 GHz or higher (macOS)||1 Mbps upload (Zoom)|
|1.1 GHz or higher (ChromeOS)|
|8 GB or higher (macOS or Windows)||Google Chrome (89 and higher)*|
|4 GB or higher (ChromeOS)||Mozilla Firefox (87 or higher)|
|Microsoft Edge (89 and higher)|
|Screen Resolution||Safari (14 and higher)|
|1280 x 1024 minimum recommended||Respondus Lockdown|
|Windows 10 and newer|
|macOS 10.14 and newer|
|ChromeOS 89 and newer|
* Refers to the preferred browser to be used by anyone utilizing VA resources.
Students are required to have the following software:
Students may be required to use the following software:
If you need any assistance with the requirements needed for your students, please contact the Virtual Arkansas Technology department either by email (firstname.lastname@example.org) or by phone (870-637-1011), during hours of availability.
|Hours of Availability|
|Monday – Thursday||8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.|
|Friday||8:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.|